2020 Kyoto, Japan Trip

Check out the page and information below for our upcoming trip to Kyoto, Japan in April of 2020. We will be sending a group of Tallack Martial Arts students and instructors to represent our country along with our Master Instructor Hanshi Ken Tallack for the 6th World Butoku Sai (Martial Arts Festival). https://sites.google.com/view/dnbk-canada-wbs2020 Fundraising efforts…

Wilton Cheese Fundraiser

Please click the link below to access the online ordering system for our monthly fundraising cheese orders. The fundraising is to help our local Tallack Martial Arts members travel to Kyoto, Japan for the 2020 World Martial Arts Festival. We want to thank the Wilton Cheese Factory for allowing us the ability to help our…

Monday Weekly Update

Hey everyone! We hope that you had a good weekend, we’re back! and set for another great week here at the dojo. We would like to congratulate all of our students that passed their rank tests last week, we had a lovely graduation ceremony this past Friday! We have two weeks left of our summer…

Thursday Pic of the Week

Congratulations to Wesley B. who was the lucky winner in the raffle for the Japanese Porcelain Statue made in Kyoto Japan.

Monday Weekly Update

Happy Monday everyone! I hope that you had an fantastic weekend. We are looking forward to another exciting week of classes and today marks the beginning of testing week here at TMA. I would like to remind everyone to bring in their home achievement charts and belt testing sheets. Also, a reminder that tomorrow is…

Thursday Pic of the Week

The last 5 days for our current Japan Trip fundraiser! Our wonderful Japanese Porcelain Statue made in Kyoto from our 2008 trip, raffle tickets are on sale until August 13th! 1 for $1 – 5 for $3 and – 10 for $5 All founds go towards our upcoming 2020 trip. We will announce the winner…

Tuesday Long Weekend Update & Quote of the Day

Hey everyone! We hope you enjoyed the long weekend, we’re back! and set for a quick week here at the dojo. This week is ‘Pre-Testing Week’ so make sure that you are in and working hard in your classes to get ready for your tip or rank test next week! Our fundraiser raffle for the…

Throwback Thursday Pic of the Week

A shot from my 2010 trip to Kyoto for a summer budo camp, we had a great time! Taken on the grounds of the Silver Pavaillion (Ginkaku-ji).

Web Wisdom Wednesday

Another great article by the folks at Tofugu! Give it a read 🙂 – https://www.tofugu.com/japan/working-holiday-japan/ HOW TO LIVE (and SOMETIMES WORK) IN JAPAN ON WORKING HOLIDAY: THE ULTIMATE GUIDE THE BEST WAY TO GET A WORKING VISA FOR JAPAN AND THEN SPEND MOST OF YOUR TIME VACATIONING JULY 30, 2019 • 4199 WORDS WRITTEN BY JULIA MASCETTI • ART BY AYA FRANCISCO …

Monday Weekly Update

Hey everyone! We hope that you had a good weekend, we’re back! and set for another great week here at the dojo. This weekend is the Civic Holiday Long Weekend, ALL CLASSES will be postponed form Friday August 2nd to Monday August 5th. Classes will resume on Tuesday the 6th. We hope that you enjoy…

Thursday Pics of the Week

A reminder of our current fundraiser raffle for our upcoming trip to Kyoto, Japan in 2020! A Japanese Porcelain Statue made in Kyoto, it was a commemorative gift graciously donated by Hanshi Tallack from our 2008 trip to Japan for the 3rd World Butokusai. Tickets are 1 for $1, 5 for $3, and 10 for…